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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked through online knowing sometimes the booking does not go through. This was the case in this instance. However, the staff had no problems in fitting all of us in two rooms. Beds were warm and comfortable. Showers and bathroom were adequate. What excelled...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely overpriced compared to what you get in Sucre! Rooms: - Simple, more or less clean but mold on the walls! - Common bathrooms: Dirty, stinky - just disgusting. Do not even provide toilet paper, soap or towels in the bathrooms. You have to ask...More

Thank Jean Pierre G
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Koala Den has to be my favourite hostal in South America so far! Cool building with plenty of chill out spaces and a communal kitchen. It's not a party hostal but there are lots of sofas/ TV rooms etc to chill and socialise if you...More

Thank SophieKirk89
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The hostel is fine, good beds, really nice breakfast and nice people. Unfortunely there was only one toilet included shower for too many people! You have to wait a lot. Nice atmosphere, they offer mine tours. Paid 60 bolivians per person.

Thank LotteB1993
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The communal areas are fantastic! There is a TV room, a big communal breakfast table (breakfasts here were the best I have had in awhile!!) and a good kitchen. The room itself, we booked a twin room with private bathroom and it was okay. Quite...More

Thank NattyPr
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$ 21 - US$ 24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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9 January 2015|
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Response from TripMember112420141 | Reviewed this property |
Paid 50Bs per night for a dorm room back in October. Details are as below: Junín 56, 4 blocks from the square +591 2 6226467 papaimilla@hotmail. com Found on their Koala Den's facebook page and wikitravel's page on Potosi... More
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"Get a room on the 1st floor so you don’t hear the kitchen"
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"Choose any room. Don't worry. It's a very quiet place."
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"If you go during low season you can negotiate prices or type of room."
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"Try to be as high up as possible, not close to the communal areas"
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